The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 476 378 370
Rank change year-on-year
-98 -8
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 146 257 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.50% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.52% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 198 174
Median daily rate £375 £373 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +3.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +88.57%
SQL Server Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -61 63 £475 +5.55% 13
South East +22 39 £370 +7.63% 5
North West -13 10 £338 +3.84% 13
South West -21 8 £325 -4.41% 3
Yorkshire -24 8 £375 +15.38% 7
West Midlands -24 6 £320 -7.91% 4
East of England +9 5 £325 -18.75% 3
East Midlands +3 5 £338 +7.14% 8
North East -42 1 £325 - 2
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 389 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 245 (62.98%) SQL
3 187 (48.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 164 (42.16%) .NET
5 146 (37.53%) C#
6 140 (35.99%) T-SQL
7 138 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 118 (30.33%) Microsoft
9 112 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
10 109 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
11 104 (26.74%) Data Warehouse
12 98 (25.19%) ETL
13 93 (23.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 90 (23.14%) Finance
15 82 (21.08%) ASP.NET
16 79 (20.31%) MVC
17 68 (17.48%) JavaScript
18 63 (16.20%) SQL Server 2012
19 62 (15.94%) SQL Server 2008
20 54 (13.88%) Data Modelling
21 52 (13.37%) MS Excel
21 52 (13.37%) Performance Tuning
21 52 (13.37%) Team Foundation Server
22 43 (11.05%) ASP.NET MVC
22 43 (11.05%) .NET Framework
23 42 (10.80%) jQuery
23 42 (10.80%) Web Services
23 42 (10.80%) Oracle
24 37 (9.51%) WCF
24 37 (9.51%) Banking

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.80%) IIS
3 4 (1.03%) Apache
3 4 (1.03%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.03%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.51%) SAS
5 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 52 (13.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.77%) MS Office
2 3 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) RMDS
2 2 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.03%) IaaS
2 4 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.03%) Network Security
2 3 (0.77%) HTTP
3 2 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) FTP
4 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 187 (48.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 138 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 104 (26.74%) Data Warehouse
5 93 (23.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 63 (16.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 62 (15.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (8.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 20 (5.14%) NoSQL
10 18 (4.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 15 (3.86%) QlikView
12 14 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (2.83%) Big Data
15 10 (2.57%) Power BI
15 10 (2.57%) Relational Database
15 10 (2.57%) SSDT
16 9 (2.31%) MongoDB
17 8 (2.06%) MS Access
17 8 (2.06%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 52 (13.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (7.71%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.60%) Subversion
4 11 (2.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (1.80%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.54%) NUnit
7 5 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.03%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.51%) ERwin
9 2 (0.51%) Maven
9 2 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.26%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.26%) Ant
10 1 (0.26%) JIRA
10 1 (0.26%) Moq
10 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.26%) MSTest
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 90 (23.14%) Finance
2 37 (9.51%) Banking
3 15 (3.86%) Investment Banking
4 13 (3.34%) Marketing
5 12 (3.08%) Front Office
6 9 (2.31%) Legal
7 5 (1.29%) Law
7 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.29%) Retail
8 3 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.51%) Advertising
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.26%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Military
10 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (42.16%) .NET
2 82 (21.08%) ASP.NET
3 43 (11.05%) .NET Framework
3 43 (11.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (10.80%) jQuery
4 42 (10.80%) Web Services
5 37 (9.51%) WCF
6 35 (9.00%) HTML
7 31 (7.97%) MDX
7 31 (7.97%) XML
8 30 (7.71%) CSS
9 26 (6.68%) Entity Framework
10 21 (5.40%) AngularJS
11 17 (4.37%) HTML5
11 17 (4.37%) WinForms
12 16 (4.11%) WPF
13 13 (3.34%) REST
13 13 (3.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (3.08%) Ajax
15 10 (2.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
1 23 (5.91%) Replication
2 11 (2.83%) Fixed Income
2 11 (2.83%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.31%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.31%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.06%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.54%) NHS
5 6 (1.54%) Reference Data
5 6 (1.54%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.29%) Clustering
6 5 (1.29%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.29%) Derivative
6 5 (1.29%) Equities
6 5 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.03%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.03%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.03%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.03%) User Experience
7 4 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.68%) Windows
2 6 (1.54%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.03%) Linux
4 3 (0.77%) Unix
5 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.26%) Android
6 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
2 109 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (25.19%) ETL
4 79 (20.31%) MVC
5 54 (13.88%) Data Modelling
6 52 (13.37%) Performance Tuning
7 34 (8.74%) Migration
8 32 (8.23%) Unit Testing
9 31 (7.97%) Scrum
10 29 (7.46%) TDD
11 20 (5.14%) Data Migration
12 19 (4.88%) Analytics
13 17 (4.37%) ETL Development
13 17 (4.37%) Web Development
14 16 (4.11%) Kimball Methodology
15 15 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (3.86%) High Availability
16 14 (3.60%) CRM
17 13 (3.34%) Data Management
18 12 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 245 (62.98%) SQL
2 146 (37.53%) C#
3 140 (35.99%) T-SQL
4 68 (17.48%) JavaScript
5 27 (6.94%) Java
6 24 (6.17%) VBA
7 23 (5.91%) VB.NET
8 16 (4.11%) C++
8 16 (4.11%) PL/SQL
9 14 (3.60%) C
10 13 (3.34%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.08%) VB
12 7 (1.80%) Ruby
12 7 (1.80%) VBScript
13 6 (1.54%) PHP
14 5 (1.29%) Python
15 4 (1.03%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.77%) F#
16 3 (0.77%) VB6
16 3 (0.77%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (5.40%) Degree
2 13 (3.34%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.51%) MCSD
6 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.26%) HNC
7 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.34%) QA
2 10 (2.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.03%) SLA
5 3 (0.77%) GAAP
6 1 (0.26%) HL7
6 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.29%) SCCM
2 4 (1.03%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.26%) Grafana
4 1 (0.26%) Kibana
4 1 (0.26%) logstash
4 1 (0.26%) StatsD
4 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 118 (30.33%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.80%) Oracle
3 12 (3.08%) Cognos
4 7 (1.80%) Reuters
5 5 (1.29%) Informatica
5 5 (1.29%) Tableau
5 5 (1.29%) Teradata
6 4 (1.03%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.03%) ION Trading
6 4 (1.03%) SAP
6 4 (1.03%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.77%) Infragistics
7 3 (0.77%) Sybase
8 2 (0.51%) Cerner
8 2 (0.51%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.51%) Talend
9 1 (0.26%) Actuate
9 1 (0.26%) iManage
9 1 (0.26%) RedGate
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